Category Archives: Borough / County Council

Tamworth Aiming to Reach Dementia Friends Target of 3,000

A staggering two million people across the UK have united against dementia by becoming ‘Dementia Friends’ – and Tamworth is now going all out to reach its own target of 3,000. The milestone UK-wide achievement was recently revealed by the … Continue reading

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Meet Your Mercian Ward Councillors This Saturday

Tamworth Borough Council’s Mercian ward councillors will be holding their next residents surgery on Saturday 8th July. The monthly surgery will take place at Tamworth Rugby Club in Wigginton Park from 11am until noon.  The meetings are well attended by … Continue reading

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Councillors to Review Fire Safety in Tamworth

A special meeting of the Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee has been called to review the policies and procedures for fire safety within all council-owned blocks of flats in Tamworth. At their last meeting on June 22, members of the … Continue reading

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Sprinkler Systems will be installed in Tamworth High-Rise Flats

The high-rise flats of Tamworth will now have sprinkler systems installed, in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The world watched on in horror as news stations showed the blaze engulfing the London-based tower block in the early hours … Continue reading

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Tamworth in Bloom Judging Route Revealed

A year of hard work, planning and planting will soon reach its climax when the Heart of England in Bloom judges take a tour of the borough on Tuesday 18th July. Residents are being encouraged to get involved with making … Continue reading

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Have Your Say on Staffordshire’s Roads

Staffordshire County Council are asking residents to have their say on Staffordshire’s road network and play their part in future improvements through a survey issued this week. A sample of 3,300 Staffordshire residents is being issued with the National Highways … Continue reading

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34 High-Rise Blocks in England have Failed Cladding Fire Safety Tests

Cladding on 34 tower blocks in 17 council areas in England have failed fire safety tests, the government says. This comes after Camden Council became the first authority to evacuate residents over fire safety concerns, asking people living in four … Continue reading

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